“Successful hedge funds will be entrepreneurial; it is the essence of the craft.” Paul Singer, American billionaire hedge fund manager
Have you ever wondered how does a hedge fund work?
This universe might be blurry at first.
This online course will help you understand the different keys of this industry.
No prep work or previous knowledge required
No experience necessary
WHO IS THIS COURSE DESIGNED FOR?
Anyone who wants to understand the hedge fund system.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
YOUR COURSE CONTENT
The duration of this course is 60 minutes of rich eLearning.
Also, thanks to our latest digital bookmarking feature Stop and Resume your course at your convenience to have your personalized learning pace.
The course contains videos, text information, and quizzes to help you better understand the world of hedge fund.
The course is composed of the following sections.
SECTION 1: WHAT EXACTLY IS A HEDGE FUND?
SECTION 2: STRUCTURE OF A HEDGE FUND
- Typical Structure of a Hedge Fund
- The Companies
- Economics of the Two Companies
SECTION 3: POPULAR HEDGE FUND STRATEGIES
- Hedge Fund Classification
- Equity Long/Short Strategies
- Global Macro
SECTION 4: WHO INVESTS IN HEDGE FUNDS
- Sources of Capital – Phase 1
- Sources of Capital – Phase 2
- Sources of Capital – Phase 3
SECTION 5: THE HEDGE FUND ECOSYSTEM
- The Ecosystem
- The Prime Broker
- The Fund Administrator
SECTION 6: WHO DOES WHAT
- Typical Organisation Structures and roles
- The Role of the Portfolio Manager
- The Role of the Portfolio Risk Manager
- Types of Risk in a Fund
- The Role of the COO
SECTION 7: TYPICAL TECHNOLOGY ARCHITECTURE
- EMS, OMS & PMS
SECTION 8: WHAT CAN GO WRONG?
- A Matter of Life and Death…
- Rogues’ Gallery
- How to avoid danger
After completion of this course, you will receive a Certificate of Completion from eLearn2grow Academy.
You will be able to share your new certified skill with your network on LinkedIn.
Be proud of what you learn!